Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2011 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
Native American Zodiac: The 8th of January, 2011 falls under the Goose.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
Age: Anyone born on the 8th of January, 2011, will be 7 years of age.
American Format: 01-08-2011 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2011-01-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20110108" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1294444800.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of January, 2011:
United States: Firework - Katy Perry
United Kingdom: When We Collide - Matt Cardle
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "True Grit" was at the top of the box office on this date.
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 8th of January, 2011.
The "Arab Spring" began during this period. Throughout the Arab world, a wave of demonstrations and protests were taking place. Governments in the Middle East were falling, concessions were being made and civil wars were breaking out.
Time Person of the Year 2011
"The Protester" is named as the Time Person of Year in 2011. This follows the Arab Spring and the Occupy Wall Street movement.
Weather information for the 8th of January, 2011:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 3.8 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 19.0 degrees Fahrenheit. -7.22 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 8th of January, 2011.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 8th of January, 2011. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 8th of January, 2011. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of January, 2011.
2,626 days have passed since this date.
226,886,400 seconds have passed since the 8th of January, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 264,700,800 times.
Since the 8th of January, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 117,073,382,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 37,814,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 19,512,230 steps. That's about 8,672 miles!
Since this date, 2,722,637 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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